Case Studies

Find out how WE Solicitors have helped clients win the compensation they deserve from a range of different industries:

Aviation Industry

Our client started working for Hawker Siddeley Aviation Limited on the 11 th September 1972 and remained working for this company until the 31st December 2005. During this period, the company was taken over by British Aerospace…more

Nationalised Industries

Mr C  was exposed to excessive levels of noise, whilst working in the coal mining industry for the National Coal Board for around two and a half years and whilst working at Drakelow Power Station…more 

Local Council Authorities

Mr W was exposed to excessive levels of noise, whilst working in the refuse collection and recycling industry, from 1978 to the present. Mr W has been employed by Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council…more

Paper Making Industry

Mr. P worked for East Lancashire Paper Mill in Radcliffe from 1965 to 1977, initially as a ‘Conditioner’ and later as a ‘Reeler man’. In 1977 Mr. P started work with Robert Fletcher & Son Limited…more

Engineering Industry

Mr M worked for Sheepbridge Stokes Ltd, which later became GKN Sheepbridge Stokes Ltd for 17 years. He was employed at the site on Dunstone Lane of Whittington Moor, Chesterfield, Derbyshire…more

Textile Industry

Mr H developed occupational deafness over a period of several years, working as a Weaver for Smith and Nephew’s in Nelson Lancashire…more

Entertainment Industry

Our client worked at a Nightclub as a member of the security staff for over 20 years.  The nightclub itself was a part of a large national Chain of Hotels called Britannia Country House Hotels Ltd…more

Metal Industry

Our client was exposed to excessive levels of noise, whilst working in heavy industry for a period of around 14 years. He worked for Redpath Dorman Long Ltd, which later became Appleby Frodingham Steel…more

Pottery & Ceramic Industry

Our client worked at Josiah Wedgwood & Sons (1983 to 87) & Wedgwood Johnson Brothers (1987/88 to 90/91) Royal Doulton (1991 to 99)…more

Ship Building Industry

Our client worked at Vickers Ship Building Ltd in Barrow in Furness from around 1965 to 1974 as a Fitter and Turner.  This company later became BAE Marine Systems Ltd…more

Rubber & Petrochemical Industry

Mr S was employed by Goodyear Dunlop Tyres UK at their Wolverhampton site, from 1961 to 1999. He was employed as a tyre cureman for the majority of this time…more